Doxycycline and Blood potassium abnormal - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Blood potassium abnormal is found among people who take Doxycycline, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Doxycycline and have Blood potassium abnormal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,763 people who have side effects when taking Doxycycline from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.



On Oct, 03, 2022

53,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline.
Among them, 16 people (0.03%) have Blood potassium abnormal.


What is Doxycycline?

Doxycycline has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne. eHealthMe is studying from 56,911 Doxycycline users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Blood potassium abnormal?

Blood potassium abnormal is found to be associated with 771 drugs and 401 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Doxycycline and Blood potassium abnormal reports submitted per year:

Could Doxycycline cause Blood potassium abnormal?

Time on Doxycycline when people have Blood potassium abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blood potassium abnormal when taking Doxycycline *:

  • female: 46.67 %
  • male: 53.33 %

Age of people who have Blood potassium abnormal when taking Doxycycline *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 8.33 %
  • 40-49: 8.33 %
  • 50-59: 25.0 %
  • 60+: 58.33 %

Common drugs people take besides Doxycycline *:

  1. Xanax: 4 people, 25.00%
  2. Folic Acid: 4 people, 25.00%
  3. Advair Diskus 100/50: 4 people, 25.00%
  4. Lasix: 4 people, 25.00%
  5. Allopurinol: 3 people, 18.75%
  6. Omeprazole: 3 people, 18.75%
  7. Humira: 3 people, 18.75%
  8. Spironolactone: 3 people, 18.75%
  9. Lipitor: 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Synthroid: 3 people, 18.75%

Common side effects people have besides Blood potassium abnormal *:

  1. Kidney Stones: 3 people, 18.75%
  2. Confusional State: 3 people, 18.75%
  3. Hepatic Failure (liver failure): 3 people, 18.75%
  4. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 3 people, 18.75%
  5. Blood Sodium Abnormal: 3 people, 18.75%
  6. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 3 people, 18.75%
  7. Constipation: 3 people, 18.75%
  8. Hepatitis C: 2 people, 12.50%
  9. Hernia (hernia happens when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges through a weak area of muscle): 2 people, 12.50%
  10. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 12.50%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 18.75%
  2. Pain: 3 people, 18.75%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 3 people, 18.75%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 3 people, 18.75%
  5. Cushing's Syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat): 3 people, 18.75%
  6. Asthma: 2 people, 12.50%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 12.50%
  8. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 2 people, 12.50%
  9. Heart Rate Irregular: 2 people, 12.50%
  10. Hernia (hernia happens when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges through a weak area of muscle): 2 people, 12.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Doxycycline and have Blood potassium abnormal?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.



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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on doxycycline hyclate (the active ingredients of Doxycycline) and Doxycycline (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

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